Patent Number: 6,167,806

Title: Device for controlling the printing of one or more webs of material in a rotary printing press

Abstract: A control device for controlling the printing of at least one web of material in a rotary printing press from a control panel, including an interface system between an operator and individual components of the printing press, further includes an automatic page selector, a memory for storing therein information pertaining to the printing press, products to be printed, control parameters of the individual printing press components, and display parameters of printing process variables, an interrogator for interrogating the memory, and a monitoring/control system for passing on all data to the printing press in order to use a selected component and to modify a variable appertaining thereto.

Inventors: Chretinat; Michel (Agnetz, FR), Pollet; Henri (Monchy-Humiere, FR)

Assignee: Heidelberger Druckmaschinen Aktiengesellschaft

International Classification: B41F 33/00 (20060101); B41F 013/02 (); B41F 013/24 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018